DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A woman has taken a plea deal on charges stemming from the beating death of her 5-year-old son in Iowa.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services is accepting applications for its annual scholarship program.
AURORA, Ill. (AP) — Officials in Illinois’ second-largest city say a new center opening this month will be a gathering place for nonprofit groups, entrepreneurs and social innovators.
HARVEY, Ill. (AP) — A Chicago police lieutenant and former state lawmaker named to lead the Harvey Police Department was placed on leave last week after just eight months on the job.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — An East St. Louis elected official barred from the ballot because he owes more than $150,000 in fines to the State Board of Elections is running as a write-in candidate for